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IC's Official Bookstore is Now Online

Select from New, Used, Ebook, Rental and Marketplace Options

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Beginning with the Fall 2020 term, Ithaca College is introducing a new service for online textbook ordering.

Our goal is to provide more affordable textbook options for students.  Created in partnership with Akademos, Inc. and powered by TextbookX, the Online Bookstore simplifies the textbook process for students and faculty members.

Select and order textbooks online through the Ithaca College Online Bookstore

What's in it for students

Students will log in with their Netpass username and password to view a personalized course page with all of their registered courses and assigned course materials. You will then be able to select from new, used, eBook, and rental options as well as having the choice to buy books from third-party marketplace merchants or other students around the country.

  • Quick ordering process – complete your purchase in 5 minutes!
  • New, used, eBook, & rental textbook formats
  • An average savings of 60% off list price when shopping the Marketplace
  • Price Match Guarantee on all new books
  • Year-round ability to post and sell textbooks on the website’s Marketplace – you name the price! 

Student Resources

  • Check out the step-by-step Textbook Ordering Guide below
  • Track: Check the delivery status of your order
  • Return: Need to return a book? Begin the return process here
  • Sell: Learn how to post your textbooks for sale on the Marketplace
  • FAQ: Other questions? Visit our FAQ page or check out our Help Videos
file-outline IC Textbook Ordering Guide - ithaca-textbook-ordering-guide.pdf (802.74 KB)

Faculty Resources

Faculty members will use our convenient web portal to submit their course materials in advance of each semester. Using this portal, faculty will view the courses they will be teaching, select the books they want to use, and see what costs would be for students. The portal also has an option for creating course packs.

file-outline Instruction Manual for Faculty - ithaca-faculty-adoption-analytics-portal-user-guide_0.pdf (2.95 MB)
file-outline Guide for Creating a Coursepack - coursepack-tool-2020.pdf (1.65 MB)

Campus Store

For t-shirts, hoodies, hats, and other IC gear, as well as gifts, school supplies, and snacks, visit the Campus Store and Mac's Convenience online or on-campus. 

Need Help?

Contact the Bookstore’s Customer Service team: Ithaca.TextbookX.com/Help or call 1-888-640-3285.